As the new Prime, Kiluron must navigate the treacherous waters of Merolate politics, and deal with the aftermath of the battle at Gältrok’nör.
A mysterious woman arrives in Merolate, where she becomes torn between what she has experienced, and her mother’s dying wish.
Explorers from across the sea come to Merolate, with amazing resources and abilities, but relations turn sour when they refuse to share their knowledge.
After a star apparently falls from the sky, a prophet appears, proclaiming that it is a goddess being punished for celestial sins. Meanwhile, an expedition is dispatched to retrieve the starmetal.
When Kiluron takes up the cause of a group of blood worshippers, he places Doil in an awkward position, leading Kiluron to turn elsewhere for help.
Plague strikes Merolate, sweeping through the population. Prime Kiluron attempts to contain the outbreak, while Doil searches for a cure.
When Prime Kiluron is afflicted with the plague, Doil must seek a cure on his own.
With Merolate safe for the time being, Kiluron, Doil, and Lady Fetrina take a well-earned late summer vacation.
Guardcaptain Vere leads a humanitarian mission to Old Sankt, but he feels that his talents are wasted.
Driven from their secret hiding places, but unwilling to reveal what threatened them, the ancient dragons seek to negotiate with Merolate for territory.
Island outposts stop reporting, and when Guardcaptain Vere is sent to investigate, he vanishes, too.
The Pifechan invasion fleet has seized the capitol of Merolate. In desperate need of an alliance, Prime Kiluron takes a drastic step.